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2021-22 Catalog 
2021-22 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Registered Nursing, AAS

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Learning Outcomes

  • Employ critical decision making to prioritize and appropriately attend to client specific needs using data collection and analysis, problem identification, care planning, care delivery and evaluation of care.
  • Provide accurate verbal and written communications using appropriate technology, while adapting to consider the needs of culturally and educationally diverse clientele and interdisciplinary health care team members.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in psychomotor skills, computation, therapeutic communication, client education and use of technology in provision of nursing care.
  • Function as an effective member of the health care team, practicing collaborative leadership, delegation and client advocacy to provide goal-oriented care.
  • Perform optimally in the dynamic health care system by incorporating evidence based practice and continuing education in client care.
  • Adhere to scope of professional practice and contribute to the profession through participation in professional organizations and sociopolitical awareness.

Important notes

  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Minimum grade per prerequisite class is 3.0.
  • Math 146 Statistics minimum grade is 2.7
  • Students may attempt each pre-requisite up to three times only.
  • All prerequisites must be completed before applying
  • The minimum Version 6 TEAS score must be 75 over all and 70 in each of the subcategories (Math, Science, English and Reading).
  • Must provide a Certified Nursing Assistant certificate of completion.
  • 20 students will be selected fall, winter, and spring quarter. Alternates will be chosen as well.
  • AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • This program is currently offered on a full-time and face-to-face basis only.
  • Taking courses outside of nursing while in the program is extremely challenging due to heavy load and irregular schedule.
  • Our clinical institutions require NATIONAL background checksin addition to those performed by the Washington State Patrol.


Total Program Credits: 109

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